The Great War Homepage: Find Military Ancestors & Build Your Family Tree
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Find your military ancestors and build your family tree

Are you interested in Genealogy or military history? Find your military ancestors in free searchable databases for World War One. Add branches to your family tree as you search your ancestry and build your genealogy. Discover your family origins in military history, military ancestors and genealogy, and family history records.
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Welcome to the Canadian Great War Homepage

It is not my intention to tell the entire story of World War 1, but to provide the visitor with an overview of the role of Canada in this terrible conflict which cost the lives of more than 56,500 Canadian soldiers.

Choose from Timeline, Battles, Weapons, Biographies, Letters, Newfoundland, Aces, Victoria Cross Winners, Soldier Tributes, Army, Navy, Air Force, Diaries & Photo Albums, ID Tags & Tributes, Statistics, Home Front, Women in the War, Ancestors, Uniforms, Equipment, Grenades & Mortars, Guns, Identify WW1 Photos, Guest Authors/Articles, CEF Nominal Rolls

These pages were researched and written by Brian Lee Massey & are Copyright 1997 - present. This site may be freely linked to but not duplicated in any fashion without my consent.

Poppy graphic and poppy bar graphic designed by Brian L. Massey and may not be used on other sites. The Poppy is a ™Trademark of Dominion Command, Royal Canadian Legion, and is used on The Canadian Great War Homepage with their permission

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